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What kind of world do we want to come back into?

What kind of world do we want to come back into?

At best, the last couple of weeks have been incredibly weird.
When will I be able to eat my coworkers' 
candy again?

When will I be able to eat my coworkers' candy again?

Before self-isolation sent us sadly toting our laptops to makeshift home offices, we had a little tradition in the Pique newsroom.
COVID-19 and the limits of media literacy

COVID-19 and the limits of media literacy

I probably don't need to tell you what an insane week this has been to be a journalist.
Please post responsibly

Please post responsibly

Between my job as Pique 's (part-time) social media reporter and the general societal pressures that accompany being a 26-year-old with an iPhone and a chronic case of FOMO, I spend a solid amount of time on the internet.
Let the Games (re) begin

Let the Games (re) begin

The 2010 Olympics were a trying time for me. I had a two-year-old daughter at the time who wasn't sleeping and most of my days and nights were spent covering events and writing stories.
Reading while you watch

Reading while you watch

For the past several months, it seems as though South Korean director Bong Joon Ho can speak no wrong.
What's in a name?

What's in a name?

This summer, I'm getting married. Thank you. At 35 years old, I'm considered well over the hill for such activities in my hometown, but here in the Sea to Sky, I'm basically a child-bride.
Parasite: A distinctly South Korean film with global resonance

Parasite: A distinctly South Korean film with global resonance

On Sunday, the South Korean thriller Parasite made history as the first foreign-language film to take home Best Picture honours in the Oscars' 92-year existence—and deservedly so.
Learning from your (extremely dumb) mistakes is part of skiing

Learning from your (extremely dumb) mistakes is part of skiing

If I had to rank the stupidest/scariest situations I've gotten myself into while snowboarding or skiing, getting lost in Khyber's at the end of a long day would hands down land at the top.
Putting the struggle for gender equality on ice

Putting the struggle for gender equality on ice

I clearly recall the first time I realized that, when it comes to sports, girls and boys aren't considered equals. My brother had just mentioned he wanted to play in the NHL someday.